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I should have easily recovered 130GB to 150GB at least.1st trip to the Apple Genius Bar, I was told everything checked out fine. You can do this by going to START > RUN > type: "MSCONFIG" . I still show only 37GB of 286GB free. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. weblink

Any ideas what else it may be ? As I said, I have malware protection, have done complete scans, and no viruses or infected files are found. Back to top #13 ShadowAce790 ShadowAce790 Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:01:52 PM Posted 28 December 2014 - 01:28 AM This is way later, and is long overdue to Revelancy, However one of them does store program info that could prevent proper function if you delete the files within it.Open my computer go to tool, folder options, view, then check "show http://www.sevenforums.com/performance-maintenance/352441-c-drive-space-disappearing.html

Hard Drive Space Disappearing Windows 7

You may want to look at getting a new HD and copying your files to the new HD quick, before the HD dies completely. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged I went into LocalLow and I did not find any Google or Google Earth file :/ I guess the option I have is to buy a new hard drive then, Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top mika7367 Posts: 31 This post has been reported.

When you have done this go back & delete Google Earth file, Then go back & delete Google file. Windows 10 Guru 37.089 visualizaciones 3:34 Repair and Fix Hard Drive and Disk Errors - Duración: 5:39. It stopped me from copying across my Aperture library. Disc Space Explorer spritemvApr 3, 2009, 11:16 PM I use separate hard drives for storage and running the OS/programs.

When I fired up WinDirStat, I found that the report queue in Windows/WER was taking up 171 GB!!! 99% of those files were created since the middle of last month. Hard Drive Space Disappearing Windows 8 I had this problem, searched for two days without success till i found the answer. About a month ago, I had about 140GB free on the drive (which was has been roughly the case since I built the computer last summer).

Create a new shortcut on your desktop, and paste the next line into the command area"C:\Program Files\Microsoft Bootvis\BootVis.exe" -off3.

Irv S. External Hard Drive Space Missing Disk Inventory currently reports total disk capacity at 465 GB, Used = 158.7, Free = 306.3 GB. Windows7Forums 1.335.701 visualizaciones 5:39 How to Fix Windows only showing 127GB of total capacity 500GB 1000GB 1TB 2TB 2000GB 320GB - Duración: 2:09. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top CybrGuy Posts: 12 This post has been reported.

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Best answer CaptainObviousApr 6, 2009, 8:52 AM You may have already tried this but, with Vista, you can use Disk Cleanup to remove all but the last System Restore point.Start Disk Robin 28.190 visualizaciones 1:10 Free up TONS of space on your harddrive - Duración: 6:10. Hard Drive Space Disappearing Windows 7 spritemvApr 5, 2009, 5:47 AM Not sure if it was full or not. Disk Space Disappearing Windows 10 I'm not sure what would case reports to take that much space.

do not delete Google file in Local File only in LocalLow.Then if you wish re install Google Earth. have a peek at these guys Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. i tried a search for that name and it didnt turn up anything.. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT Hard Drive Space Disappearing Mac

by ScooterMT / February 14, 2010 2:34 PM PST In reply to: THE SOLUTION I had this problem and it was Bootvis. The horizontal stacked bar graph did have "some" backups" highlighted, which I believe are were the Snapshots but even after deleting all those video files, the "movies" portion of the stacked The volume was verified via disk utility, and after poking around for sometime he said that perhaps "About This Mac” "Storage” tab was reporting faulty data and that I needed to check over here TheHacker0007 227.501 visualizaciones 15:26 How to find a Lost Hard-Drive or Recover Lost Partition 2014 - Pt1 - Duración: 7:56.

In my pc it took up 44gb of memory & took over an hour to delete all the files. Missing Hard Drive Space Windows 10 Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion The above are FREE programs.

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My 40GB of free space stopped disappearing in a day. I'm running Vista SP1 and have Windows 7 installed on another partition of the same drive. The size of the shadowstorage is 15% of your OS disk - and it is limited to that. Windows 7 Shadow Storage Acción en curso...

Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a la lista Ver más tarde. I'd be downloading MFG's diagnostics tools... I also turned off the Shadow Volume Copy service since I don't need it running for anything, but I left on System Restore to be able to keep one last-know-good emergency this content Further searches online, revealed possible causes could be related to "sparse tables”, "time-machines local snapshots”, etc.

I don't think this is a shadow copy problem. Reports: · Posted 5 years ago Top calebishungry Posts: 3 This post has been reported. Or...get an external hard drive for storage Turn off hibernation and delete hiberfil.sys. And there are no restore points (before yesterday) on the system as SR was turned off when the drive filled up with the error reports.

Can't you reset to a safe recovery point? Edited by Mr.Problem, 12 July 2013 - 12:48 PM. Turn off System Restore and do routine backups using a program like Macrium Reflect. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.

What I saw taking up the most space in my C: drive were these: Name Percentage Size Items Files Subdirs SYSTEM (C:) 22.0GB 172,296 149,771 Darn. Move the shortcut into your startup folder5. Vuelve a intentarlo más tarde.

If asked to run this at the next restart, type y, and press Enter. 5. that's more like it. Caleb, without knowing or seeing what is on the drive, I can't tell much? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 9 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions

Switch to another language: Catalan | Basque | Galician | View all Cerrar Sí, quiero conservarla. Yet my problem sounds like a time machine issue, disabled it anyway, since it started once I did my first backup; interestingly the evil window about backing up appears every time Is there any way to drill down into them and see what they are? aford10Apr 5, 2009, 1:26 PM If you are hearing a clicking from the HD, It's likely dying.

I'm not sure if this is related or not. Is this a bug in Vista or is system restore actually designed to use up twice as much storage as my actual data? You know, the one that takes a ridiculous amount of HDD space, hides most functions so it's hard to figure out how to do commonplace things, and is an otherwise generally